Topic: Trump

Op-eds, Opinions

Kumar ’17: Rescued from the hurricane

September 5, 2017 0 comments

On Aug. 29, First Lady Melania Trump grabbed the national spotlight by opting to wear stilettos.

Similar to other marches nationwide, over 1,500 Rhode Islanders gathered at the State House Saturday to advocate for scientific research and funding.

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Advocates march for science in Rhode Island

April 23, 2017 0 comments

Not even the rain could keep a crowd of over 1,500 “nerds” away from Saturday’s March for Science Rhode Island at the State House, noted J. Timmons Roberts.

Rhode Island March for Science to take place April 22

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Rhode Island March for Science to take place April 22

April 21, 2017 0 comments

Recent government attitudes have raised concerns about the future of science and spurred researchers and their advocates into taking action.

Professor Nancy Khalek discussed the distinction between dialogue and debate in the classroom, arguing that the former is more constructive.

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Professor talks intersection of Trump, Islamophobia

April 18, 2017 0 comments

“How do we tell the story of Islamophobia, … and how do we tell the story of Trumpism?” asked Nancy Khalek, associate professor of religious studies.

Columns, Opinions

Mitra ’18: Don’t give up on public service

April 17, 2017 0 comments

I still visibly flinch when I think about the day after the election.

Former President of Brazil discusses challenges of democracy, impeachment

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Former President of Brazil discusses challenges of democracy, impeachment

April 11, 2017 0 comments

Dilma Rousseff spoke on the successes and challenges of her presidency as well as Brazil’s current political climate.

NPR’s Corey Flintoff analyzes US, Russia relations

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NPR’s Corey Flintoff analyzes US, Russia relations

April 6, 2017 0 comments

National Public Radio’s former bureau chief in Moscow, Corey Flintoff, discussed ongoing and future tense relations between the United States and Russia.

Orwa Mohammad ’20 details uncertain future

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Orwa Mohammad ’20 details uncertain future

March 24, 2017 0 comments

Over spring break, many students will return home to their families, but for Orwa Mohammad ’20, that option isn’t so simple.

Lives of two Iranian students upturned by Trump immigration bans

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Lives of two Iranian students upturned by Trump immigration bans

March 24, 2017 0 comments

As President Trump signed his first executive order on immigration, Babak Hemmatian GS discovered his father’s colon cancer had spread to his other organs.

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Colby ’20: Learning from the plight of Republicans

March 8, 2017 0 comments

Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, R-WI, made the imprudent decision to travel up to Providence, Rhode Island for a meeting with a local nonprofit, Year Up.